Fiorentina tumbles the Inter at the Meazza

Fiorentina tumbles the Inter at the Meazza

Fiorentina tumbles the Inter at the Meazza

Florence – Fiorentina capable of halting the Inter Milan victory in the last three games, after coming home from the San Siro with a 1-0 advantage.

In the match-25 weeks, Monday (03/02/2015) pm dawn, Inter appear more dominant with 11 shots throughout the 90 minutes with five on goal. But toughness Gabriel Neto able foiled whole host of opportunities.

While Fiorentina from five shots on target was able to create a goal by Mohamed Salah in the second half.

The three-game winning streak was halted at the Nerazzurri this week and they fell to eighth position with 35 points, seven points behind La Viola in fifth position which is the deadline for the Europa League zone.

The game

In the first half both teams exchanged attacks since the early minutes, but none of them is able to bear fruit goals.

Fiorentina threatened first through the free kick Josep Ilicic but Samir Handanovic able brushed in the 10th minute

While Inter difficulty penetrating through the Fiorentina defense assailant duo Lukas Podolski and Mauro Icardi.

Inter’s best chance is present in the 36th minute when Fredy Guarin off hard kick from 25 yards but instead hit the crossbar Gabriel Neto.

0-0 score lasted until halftime.

In the second half of Inter is still difficult to break the deadlock for several attacks of the wing and the center has always failed.

Fiorentina even the first time made a goal in the 55th minute when crossing from the left side failed captured well by Handanovic. One loose ball directly struck from close range to break down the nets Inter.

Roberto Mancini also enter Xherdan Shaqiri in the 66th minute replacing Podolski to increase the power on them. However opportunity Shaqiri first minute after entering still right in the arms of Neto.

In the 72nd minute Icardi away a golden opportunity when the bait drop Shaqiri welcomed the Argentine striker kick, but the ball flew over the bar.

In the 79th minute Nemanja Vidic headed the ball forward from the back Shaqiri not meet the target.

Rodrigo Palacio wasted a good chance in the 84th minute when he was able to penetrate the Fiorentina defense. Faced with the goalkeeper, shot Palacio is still weak and right in the arms Neto.

Fiorentina have to play with 9 people in the remaining 10 minutes of the game because there are two players injured and has made three substitutions.

Despite winning a number of players, Inter was unable to use it. In the header 91 minutes Palacio forward Shaqiri crossing can still be tipped by Neto.

No more goals created up to six minutes of injury time runs out and Fiorentina home with a 1-0 victory.


Inter: Handanovic; Campagnaro, Vidic, Juan Jesus, Santon (D’Ambrosio 77 ‘); Guarin, Medel, Brozovic; Kovacic (Palacio 72 ‘); Icardi, Podolski (Shaqiri 65 ‘)

Fiorentina: Neto; Tomovic, Savic, Gonzalo Rodriguez, Pasqual; Kurtic, Badelj, Aquilani (Vargas 81 ‘); Diamanti (Joaquin 72 ‘), Babacar (One 43’), Ilicic